Are you interested in a career in the health services, in a pharmaceutical company or in medical research? Would you like to explore the biochemical processes that occur in the human body, and particularly diseases like cancer or the response to infection? Are you intrigued to learn how medicines are discovered and how they work?
The BSc in Biomedical Science encompasses the study of the science that forms the basis of medicine and related fields, including scientific laboratory-based knowledge and understanding.
This programme will explore the principles and practice of biomedical science and how they are applied in research, industry, and medicine.
As the course progresses you will be able to specialise and tailor the programme to your own individual needs and career aspirations.
graduates f biomedical science have gone on to careers including: healthcare in the NHS; medical research based in academic, government, industrial and medical labs; biotechnology; teaching; industry and commerce; scientific publishing and marketing; information technology. Many are doing postgraduate study (MSc or PhD) and some apply for postgraduate entry into Medical School.